Giving Text Background Colors with Paragraph Shading in InDesign CC

This free les­son, a snip­pet from the Pluralsight video course, InDesign CC Designing a Flyer by Pariah Burke (http://​abbrv​.it/​v​i​d​I​DFlyer), will teach you how to eas­i­ly and instant­ly give text a back­ground col­or in InDesign CC. You will cre­ate reversed text and more instant­ly!…

Type Sizing Tricks in Adobe Illustrator

Learn tricks for siz­ing type with­out com­pro­mis­ing qual­i­ty, unnec­es­sary men­tal acro­bat­ics, or los­ing your train of thought. In this tuto­r­i­al you will learn incred­i­bly handy, master-level type siz­ing tricks includ­ing:
- Resizing Type with the Black Arrow
- Using Decimal…

InlineMerge Script for Current InDesign CC

Loic Aignon wrote the amaz­ing­ly use­ful InDesign script, InlineMerge.jsxbin, which, when added to InDesign’s Scripts Panels fold­er, enables using Data Merge to merge mul­ti­ple records into the same sto­ry, includ­ing inline images. Data Merge can’t do that on its own,…

Brand Style Guide Template

As seen in my Pluralsight course, Creating a Brand Style Guide, and in the arti­cles, whitepa­per, and webi­nar I recent­ly cre­at­ed in coop­er­a­tion with Extensis, you can down­load the free, royalty-free brand style guide tem­plate you can use to cre­ate your…